Pieter Troch

Pieter Troch

Pieter Troch holds a PhD from Ghent University and is the author of numerous academic publications on the history of interwar Yugoslavia, including Nationalism and Yugoslavia: The Yugoslav State, Education, and the Balkans Before World War II (in press with I.B. Tauris). He is currently working as Project Officer with the European Centre for Minority Issues Kosovo.

The Brussels Dialogue Should Seize the Fragile Momentum in the New Kosovo Government

The historic Brussels Agreement of 19 April 2013 between the governments of Serbia and Kosovo, which rounded up a series of technical agreements, set high hopes for the normalisation of relations between the two. Some of the agreements’ most ostensible and clearly defined points have been (partially) implemented – such as the establishment of freedom of movement and goods, the mutual recognition of diplomas and the exchange of civil registry documents, the integration of the Kosovo Police, and...